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Lot #    14167
Auction End Date    4/25/2006 11:53:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Four Opinions
Title (Hebrew)    ארבע דעות
Author    [Only Ed.] Abraham Loeb Benjaminson
City    New York
Publisher    A. H. Rosenberg - Moriah Printing
Publication Date    1906
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. [1], 99, [1] pp., 215:140 mm., wide margins, usual age staining. A very good copy bound in the original cloth over boards, title imprinted, rubbed. No copy in NYPL.
          
Detailed
Description
   Title: Four Opinions about the future of the Jewish nation, a dialogue between a Nationalist, Reformer, Pessimist and Optimist. A poem by Rev Abraham L. Benjaminson...

Fictional debate on the future of the Jews in light of Russian anti-Semiticism arraged as a poem with 155 stanzas by Abraham Loeb b. Moses Benjaminson (1844-1915). He was born in Lyakhovichi, Minsk and studied in the yeshivot of Slonim and Volozhin. He immigrated to New York in 1892 where he was ordained by R. Jacob Joseph. He earned a living as a mohel and wedding officiator.

          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0113449; Goldman 961
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
America-South America:    Checked
  
Subject
Other:    Poetry
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica